B.A. in Psychology to M.A. in Ministry 2017-2018: Option 1 - CWILT

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
PSY100 Introduction to Psychology3GES160 Inquiry Seminar3BIB101 Introduction to the Bible3 
GES130 Christianity Western Culture4 GES125 Introduction to the Creative Arts4 
Second Language (S) course1 4 Developmental Psychology course or elective2 3 
GES140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 Elective 3 
 14 3 13 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
PSY230M Introduction to Statistical Methods and Experimental Design4World cultures (U) course 3Choose from Soci-cultural Bases of Behavior courses 2 4 
THE201 Christian Theology3 Contemporary Western Life and thought (L) course 3 
Laboratory Science (D) course 4 Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 
Developmental Psychology course or elective2 3 Elective 7 
 14 3 15 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
PSY355 Research Principles and Laboratory4Experimental Psychology Choice or elective2 4Experimental Psychology Choice or elective2 4 
Choose from Abnormal or Personality courses2 3 Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 
Experimental Psychology Choice or elective2 4 Science, Technology and Society (K) course 3 
Comparative Systems (G) course 3 BIB265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3 
MIN200 Foundations of Ministry3 THE263 Christian Social Ethics3 
 17 4 16 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
PSY499 Senior Seminar3Interim Off PSY493 Psychology Internship and Seminar4BT510 Hermeneutics3
Psychology elective choice 4 History of Psychology choice or elective2 3TS512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3 Artistic Experience (A) course 0-3 
Cross Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 MIN320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3 
BIB260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 THE311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 
SP001 Formation Assessments0 TL001 Vocational Assessments0 
  Internship Preparation3  
 13-16 0 13-16 6
Fifth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
GS001 Graduate Research Seminar0Elective (DE Course) - Concentration Course 1.5OT516 Old Testament Survey: Law, Prophets and Writings3 
ML523 Introduction to Transformational Leadership: Theory and Practice in Global Perspective3Elective (DE Course) - Concentration Course 1.5NT518 or OT 518 New Testament: Exegetical Explorations or Old Testament: Exegetical Explorations3 
TL566A Professional Internship A1.5 GS780 Senior Integrative Seminar3 
TS513 Systematic Theology II: God the Redeemer3 TL566B Professional Internship B1.5 
NT516 New Testament Survey: Narratives, Letters, and Revelation3 Elective (CP510) - Concentration Course 3 
Elective (MP615) - Concentration Course 3   
 13.5 3 13.5 
Total Credits: 161-167
1

 Students must complete through the second semester of a first year language course or equivalent.

2

 Check catalog course list for details.

3

 Student must meet with director of internship and placement at least two terms before beginning internship. 

This programs assumes a student will use PSY230M to meet the general education Mathematics requirements.

Most financial aid packages stipulate 12 credits/semester; Minnesota state grants are reduced when credit load falls below 15 credits/semester. (Interim credits may be split between fall and spring for state grant purposes only.)

B.A. in Psychology to M.A. in Ministry 2017-2018: Option 2 - Humanities

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
PSY100 Introduction to Psychology3GES147 Humanities II: Renaissance and Reformation4GES244 Humanities III: European Enlightenment and American Culture to 18774 
GES145 Humanities I: Greco-Roman through Middle Ages4 Developmental Psychology course or elective2 3 
BIB101 Introduction to the Bible3 Elective 3 
Second Language (S) course1 4 GES140 Introduction to Wellbeing3 
 14 4 13 
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
PSY230M Introduction to Statistical Methods and Experimental Design4Elective 3Choose from History of Psychology courses2 3 
GES246 Humanities IV: Modern and Contemporary Western Culture4 Choose from Soci-cultural Bases of Behavior courses2 4 
Laboratory Science (D) course 4 World Cultures (U) course 3 
Developmental Psychology course or elective2 3 MIN200 Foundations of Ministry3 
 15 3 13 
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
PSY355 Research Principles and Laboratory4Experimental Psychology choice or elective2 4Experimental Psychology Choice or elective2 4 
Choose from Abnormal or Personality courses2 3 Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 
Experimental Psychology choice or elective2 4 Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 
Comparative systems (G) course 3 Science, Technology and Society (K) course 3 
THE263 Christian Social Ethics3 BIB265 The Life and Teachings of Paul3 
 17 4 14 
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
PSY499 Senior Seminar3Interim Off PSY493 Psychology Internship and Seminar4BT510 Hermeneutics3
Psychology elective choice 4 History of Psychology choice or elective2 3TS512 Systematic Theology I: God the Creator3
Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3 Artistic Experience (A) course 0-3 
Cross Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 TL001 Vocational Assessments0 
BIB260 The Life and Teachings of Jesus3 Internship Preparation3  
SP001 Formation Assessments0 MIN320 Spiritual and Faith Formation3 
  THE311 Early Church to Reformation Theology in Global Perspective3 
 13-16 0 13-16 6
Fifth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits 
NT516 New Testament Survey: Narratives, Letters, and Revelation3Elective (DE Course) - Concentration Course 1.5OT516 Old Testament Survey: Law, Prophets and Writings3 
TS513 Systematic Theology II: God the Redeemer3Elective (DE Course) Concentration Course 1.5NT518 or OT 518 New Testament: Exegetical Explorations or Old Testament: Exegetical Explorations3 
ML523 Introduction to Transformational Leadership: Theory and Practice in Global Perspective3 GS780 Senior Integrative Seminar3 
TL566A Professional Internship A1.5 TL566B Professional Internship B1.5 
GS001 Graduate Research Seminar0 Elective (CP510) - Concentration Course 3 
Elective (ML615) - Concentration Course 3   
 13.5 3 13.5 
Total Credits: 159-165
1

 Students must complete through the second semester of a first year language course or equivalent.

2

 Check catalog course list for details.

3

Student must meet with director of internship and placement at least two terms before beginning internship.

This programs assumes a student will use PSY230M to meet the general education Mathematics requirements.

Most financial aid packages stipulate 12 credits/semester; Minnesota state grants are reduced when credit load falls below 15 credits/semester. (Interim credits may be split between fall and spring for state grant purposes only.)